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Window of Opportunity

Windows of Opportunity

March 10, 2016

Before the Blog gets a lot of news on events, openings, and competitions. We'll be keeping you up to date with some of them in occasional roundups. Here is our first installment of Windows of Opportunity.

How to get the most out of your TIPS membership

How to get the most out of your TIPS membership

January 26, 2016

The Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section (TIPS) offers a variety of opportunities for you to get involved and to meet and work side-by-side with some of the best tort, trial and insurance lawyers in the country.  The TIPS Standing Committee on Outreach to Law Students (SCOLS) provides leadership and

Learn more about becoming a Law Student Division leader

Learn more about becoming a Law Student Division leader

January 06, 2016

Last month, we told you about joining our Board of Governors for the 2016-2017 year. The Jan. 15 deadline is fast approaching to get your application in for chair, vice-chair, secretary-treasurer, rep to the ABA's Board of Governors, Student Lawyer student editor, or one of our 15 circuit governorships. Still

Fit2Practice and Brown Bag event

There's a lot you could learn today - for free!

December 09, 2015

If you've got an hour — or three — today, you could learn quite a lot. And you've got three ways to do it. The #Fit2Practice Chat The ABA Young Lawyers Division is hosting its latest Twitter chat, #Fit2Practice, at 6 p.m. ET on Wednesday. Christie Miller of Eat, Train, Win will answer

Barry Law Serves Up Barbecue and Taxes

April 01, 2015

By Nicole Israel NICOLE ISRAEL, a 4L evening student at New York Law School, is student editor of Student Lawyer . If taxes are one of life’s certainties, then what better way to ease the aggravation than with a good old-fashioned barbecue? Barry University—Dwayne O. Andreas School of Law received an ABA

Stetson Law and Mizzou Law Triumph in ABA Arbitration Competition

April 01, 2015

By Nicole Israel   NICOLE ISRAEL, a 4L evening student at New York Law School, is student editor of Student Lawyer .   This year, two sets of champions emerged from the 10th anniversary of the 2014–15 ABA Law Student Division’s Arbitration Competition. Stetson University College of Law and the University of Missouri School of